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Cramer asks Canadian government to let rail car mandates expire
FARGO, N.D. — U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., says he’s concerned about conflicting responses from the Canadian government about the impacts of fines on Canadian railroads for failing to meet grain quotas, and the impact on U.S. farmers who have seen tardy service.
Monday, September, 29, 2014 - Agweek - News

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New Angus CEO: feeders will have plenty of time to prepare for opening
DICKINSON, N.D. — They don’t know exactly when in 2015 they’ll start production, but the new owners of an Aberdeen, S.D., meatpacking plant say they’ll give cattle producers in the region several months of notice.
Monday, September, 29, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Favorable mid-September conditions were much-needed
Upper Midwest farmers needed the middle of September to be warm and dry. That’s what they got. Now they need more of the same in late September and early October.
Monday, September, 29, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Graduate student pursues ag passion, receives scholarship
Melinda Sommer put a smile on her father’s face when she professed that her dream was to pursue a career in agriculture. Now, a recipient of the Farmers Union Foundation Scholarship, the South Dakota State University student is continuing her education in agriculture by working toward a master’s degree and hands-on experience in every corner of the industry.
Monday, September, 29, 2014 - Agweek - News

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SDSU precision ag program evolves, expands
“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there,” Will Rogers said. In the fast-paced, ever-changing world of precision agriculture, that sentiment is especially true.
Monday, September, 29, 2014 - SDSU College of Agriculture & Biological Sciences - News

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Food safety, social media on agenda for new Minn. Cattlemen's Association director
The new executive director of the Minnesota State Cattlemen’s Association says her group hopes to make greater use of social media and to increase participation in the Beef Quality Assurance program.
Monday, September, 29, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Feedstuff quality and quantity
BROOKINGS, S.D. — A cooler-than-average growing season should be on forage producers’ minds as they calculate the 2014 feedstuff inventory, reviewing quality and quantity.
Monday, September, 29, 2014 - - News

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Values of some cattle increased in past year
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Conventional wisdom has held that open cows should be sold after pregnancy detection — either immediately or after a feeding period to add weight and avoid low prices for cull cows that are typically observed in the fall.
Monday, September, 29, 2014 - - News

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Wet corn could provide rare common ground for farmers, ranchers
What’s good for corn farmers is usually bad for cattle producers, and vice versa. But this fall will be different if Upper Midwest farmers, as expected, harvest a large amount of high-moisture corn.
Monday, September, 29, 2014 - Agweek - News

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WATCH: A sneak peek into the next issue of Agweek
Agweek editor Lisa Gibson shares a preview of the Sept. 29 issue, including a cover story about how a seed cleaning company in South Dakota is handling the rail car backlog and subsequent storage needs. The magazine will also include coverage of the North Dakota Stockmen’s Convention, advice on what to do with a wet corn harvest, harvest progress updates, an interview with the new executive director of the Minnesota State Cattlemen’s Association and more.
Tuesday, September, 23, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Harvest pace picks up
Upper Midwest farmers took advantage of favorable weather the week of Sept. 15 to catch up on harvest. But producers still haven’t combined as much of their spring wheat as normal, according to a report from the National Agricultural Statistics Service, an arm of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, released Sept. 22.
Monday, September, 22, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Local leadership important for ag's future
Agriculture faces many challenges, and strong, effective leadership has never been more critical to the future of agriculture than it is today
Monday, September, 22, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Falling numbers, vomitoxin return
Two old enemies — falling numbers and vomitoxin — are a concern again this fall for some Upper Midwest and Canadian wheat farmers, especially ones who raise winter wheat.
Monday, September, 22, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Fall's first frost hits Upper Midwest, Canada
Farmers in the Upper Midwest and on the Canadian prairies hoped fall’s first frost would come late this year.
Monday, September, 22, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Minn. company uses 2,000 hides per year
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — One of the trademark livestock enterprises in the region — bison — has a big champion in Bill Keitel, co-owner of the Buffalo Billfold Co.
Monday, September, 22, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Soggy fall slows wheat harvest
Gordon Stoner began harvesting July 31. Since then, persistent rains have allowed him to run his combine about 120 hours, an average of 20 hours per week. “Twenty hours a week just doesn’t put the crop in the bin,” says the Outlook, Mont., farmer. At that rate, he won’t finish until well into October.
Monday, September, 22, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Harvest moisture and management
With corn silage harvesting well under way, Karla Hernandez, South Dakota State University Extension forages field specialist, shares some tips to help get the best out of this crop. For starters, Hernandez says corn for silage should be harvested between 60 to 70 percent moisture.
Monday, September, 22, 2014 - - News

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The basics of corn silage
Now is the time for final preparations for the corn silage harvest. Years ago, experts recommended that corn silage be harvested at the black-layer stage of maturity. In recent years, research and field experience have shown this practice usually results in silage that is too dry to be well-utilized by dairy cows.
Monday, September, 22, 2014 - - News

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Watch out for Palmer amaranth weed this year
South Dakota farmers have discovered Palmer Amaranth weed and North Dakota officials are urging farmers to keep a sharp eye for a “spawn of evil” during harvest. South Dakota State University weed scientists say the weed was found in a sunflower field in Buffalo County next to the Missouri River in central South Dakota.
Tuesday, September, 16, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Frost comes early to Upper Midwest fields
Upper Midwest farmers are still assessing damage to their crops from mid-September frosts that hit fields from eastern Minnesota to central Montana.
Monday, September, 15, 2014 - Agweek - News

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